“Improved” TiVo Adds DRM

“Have you noticed that when you ‘update’ a product these days, you have to be on your guard lest the vendor slip in a ‘downgrade’?

“The latest TiVo OS ‘update’ causes some TiVos to start popping up red copyright warning flags on certain saved programs.”

EFF Deep Links. TiVo Owners: Got Macrovision? Sept. 14, 2005.

See also:

PVRblog. TiVo 7.2 OS Adds Content Protection, Blocks Transfers, and Auto-Deletes Some Shows. Sept. 13, 2005.

CopyCense™: K. Matthew Dames on the intersection of business, law and technology. A business venture of Seso Digital LLC.

Written by sesomedia

09/26/2005 at 09:15

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